Joseph Mallord William Turner

Two Views of Cliffs at Richborough

c.1816–19

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 155 × 95 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10465
Turner Bequest CXL 29 a

Catalogue entry

These outlines of cliffs are very slight, but seem to have been sketched from offshore in Sandwich Bay.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

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